Petra Shore Excursions From Aqaba Port

Shore Trips Info
Petra Shore Excursions From Aqaba Port
Trip duration
Approx. 10 Hours
Starting from
$199
  • Trip Port: Aqaba Port
  • Trip Type: Private Guided Tour
  • Trip Activity: Sightseeing Tour
  • Trip Schedule: Every Day

Day activity for cruise ship passengers docking in Aqaba port to visit Petra, known as "a rose red city half as old as time", also described as one of the most valuable cultural properties of man's civilized heritage.

Excursion Itinerary

Our guide will pick you up from Aqaba port then travel for hour and half to Petra. It is Jorda priceless treasure and major tourist attraction famous for its rock cut architecture & water system.

Petra is an enormous city lies in vital strategic spot link and point of congregation between the Red and Dead Sea, founded by the Arab Nabataeans on 312 BC at rough estimate and named UNESCO World Heritage Site 1985.

Start with horse back ride or walk on foot to the Siq Canyon, proceed to the pretty Treasury then stroll along the street of Facades, wander the Royal Tombs and visit Qasr Al Bent. Transfer you back to Aqaba port.

Excursion Includes

  • Port Pick up & drop off services
  • Transportation in private AC van
  • Professional English speaking driver
  • Expert local tour guide in Petra
  • Entrance fees as mentioned in itinerary
  • Short horse ride in Petra
  • Lunch meal in Petra
  • All service charges & taxes

Shore Tripping Tips

What to Bring With me During This Trip??

  • Sunscreens and sun block.
  • Sunglasses in summer times.
  • Light & colorful clothing.
  • Light & comfortable shoes.

Interesting Facts

  • Aqaba is the biggest city at Red Sea Gulf of Aqaba and the capital of Aqaba Governorate.
  • Aqaba is Jordan unique coastal city and seaport at the northeastern extremity of Red Sea.
  • Aqaba is known tourist seaside resort in Jordan & it is famous for its rich marine life.
  • Aqaba been inhabited since 4000 BC due to its location at ancient world trading routes.
  • Aqaba population is about 108 000 with 4.3% growth rates which is the highest in Jordan.
  • Aqaba been chosen as the Arab Tourism City of 2011 for its beach resorts and luxury hotels.
  • Aqaba is connected by land to the rest of Jordan cities - Eilat in Israel and Saudi Arabia.
  • 1.3 million use ferries between Aqaba to Egypt ports in Taba - Nuweiba and Sharm El Sheikh.

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Excursion Cost

2-3 Persons 4-6 Persons 7-10 Persons
290 (USD) 225 (USD) 199 (USD)

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